Delmer DavesDelmer Lawrence Daves (July 24, 1904 – August 17, 1977) was an American screenwriter, director, producer, and actor.
He was known for dramas and Western adventures, the two most acclaimed of these being ''Broken Arrow'' (1950) and ''3:10 to Yuma'' (1957). In addition, Daves worked with some of the best known actors of the time; a few would make several movies with him, including Gary Cooper, Glenn Ford, Richard Egan, Alan Ladd, Troy Donahue, Ernest Borgnine, and Rossano Brazzi. He also launched soon-to-be-stars such as Anne Bancroft, Olivia Hussey, George C. Scott, Sandra Dee, and Charles Bronson. Provided by Wikipedia